About the job

We’re on the lookout for a talented and passionate Volunteer UI Designer to contribute to a pioneering mobile application aimed at making a significant difference in the lives of California’s residents. This project is more than just an app; it’s a movement towards ensuring safety and support during extreme heat conditions, focusing on the well-being of our most vulnerable communities.

About You:

  • You possess a strong portfolio showcasing your expertise in mobile app design, with a keen eye for user-friendly interfaces and a flair for engaging visuals.
  • Proficient in Figma, you can translate complex requirements into intuitive designs that resonate with a diverse audience.
  • A commitment of approximately 10-15 hours per week to volunteer on this groundbreaking project doesn’t just fit into your schedule; it excites you.
  • Excellent communication skills are part of your toolkit, enabling you to collaborate effectively with our dynamic team and contribute to a positive project atmosphere.
  • Your passion for community good is evident. You’re driven by projects that have a tangible impact on people’s lives, and you’re eager to apply your skills towards making a difference.

Your Role:

As a Volunteer UI Designer, you will:

  • Work closely with our development and design teams to create compelling, intuitive, and accessible UI designs for our mobile app.
  • Utilize Figma to develop and iterate on design prototypes, ensuring the highest quality of user experience.
  • Participate in design reviews, providing and receiving constructive feedback to refine and enhance the app’s visual appeal and usability.
  • Contribute to a project that stands at the intersection of technology and social good, with your designs directly impacting our mission to support and protect vulnerable communities.

Why Volunteer With Us?

  • Make a meaningful impact: Your work will directly contribute to a safer, more supportive environment for individuals during extreme heat conditions.
  • Expand your network: Collaborate with a team of passionate professionals who share your commitment to community good.
  • Enhance your portfolio: Gain valuable experience in mobile app design for social impact projects, showcasing your skills and dedication to future employers.

About LAIT911:

LAIT911 is a dedicated all-volunteer non-profit organization on a mission to keep communities safe and informed before, during, and after disasters. Leveraging the fastest, most reliable emergency notification system connected directly with Los Angeles 911 dispatch centers, we aim to significantly reduce disaster-related fatalities through timely alerts and resilient communication networks. Our commitment extends beyond alerts; we actively deploy in disaster-stricken areas to ensure no one remains disconnected, supporting first responders and the community when it matters most.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@lait911.com